The first table below looks at the demand for Silverlight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Silverlight over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Silverlight
Rank 29 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Silverlight 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.78% 2.47% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 6.78% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £34,000 £62,500 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.60% +10.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 59 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 24.81% 36.42% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 62
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £64,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Silverlight
Hertfordshire

Silverlight
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Silverlight Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Silverlight
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Silverlight across the Stevenage region.

Silverlight Salary Trend in Stevenage

Silverlight
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight.

1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Product Management
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Business Objects
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) VB6
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) Finance

Silverlight
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Silverlight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Silverlight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) VB Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Product Management
2 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Business Objects